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2011-07-30 00:01:03

Built on the success of our DT RG3040 Reprographic System is a new book capture system that will redefine the way bound materials are digitized.

2011-06-13 07:15:00

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian Institution's process to repatriate thousands of Native American human remains and funerary objects in its collections is lengthy and resource intensive and it may take several more decades to return items to tribes under its current system, according to the U.S.

2011-04-25 09:58:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) will begin a series of Statewide Preservation Planning Forums on Tuesday, April 26. These meetings will allow the public to help shape the next Statewide Historic Preservation Plan.

2011-04-03 07:30:00

ATLANTA, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation presented 23 awards recognizing the best of preservation in Georgia during its 34th annual Preservation Awards ceremony in Macon on April 1. The Hardman Farm in Sautee, Ga.

2011-03-23 09:00:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. and PRINCETON, N.J., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gale, part of Cengage Learning, and Portico, part of the not-for-profit organization ITHAKA, today announced Gale will be preserving three additional digital historical collections with Portico.

2011-03-17 08:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CourseSmart, the world's largest provider of eTextbooks and digital course materials, today announced that Arizona State University (ASU) has adopted CourseSmart's Faculty Instant Access program in support of ASU's efforts to meet selection timeliness and transparency standards in course materials selection as stipulated in the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA).

2011-01-15 00:00:43

Program to Assist Groups and Individuals with Historical Preservation Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2011 Archives.com, an Inflection brand, today announces its Grant Program, a major initiative to assist individuals and communities with family, communal, and cultural research and preservation projects.

2010-10-28 10:08:00

Audit says sculptures, Civil War era-rifle among 1,800 missing pieces HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct.

2010-06-30 07:30:00

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Jewish History, dedicated to the preservation and presentation of Jewish history, culture and experience across countries and generations, has received an $860,092 grant from the Leon Levy Foundation.


Word of the Day
cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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